The 4 Mistakes Everyone Makes During the First 24 Hours of a Medical Emergency

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Medical emergencies are always sudden and unexpected, but that doesn't mean we can't be better prepared for them. 

In Oprah.com, writer Emma Haak lists the 4 most common mistakes we make in an emergency, as outlined in The Patient's PlaybookJust being aware of these errors can help you to avoid making a bad situation worse.

For more helpful tips on what to do in an emergency, read Chapter 7, "Emergency Room 101," of The Patient's Playbook.